statement of responsibility: collected by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor G. Hewitt
Title devised by cataloger
With some brief handwritten annotations, presumably by the Hewitt sisters
Album 1. (30 leaves) Engraving. Flemish, French, Italy. 15th-18th century -- Album 2. (12 leaves) Architectural decoration. Drawings. Italy. 16th century. Religious -- Album 3. (27 leaves) Architecture. Interiors. Gardens. England and Ireland. Drawings. Tracings. Photographic reproductions. Postcards -- Album 4. (12 leaves) Color printing and painting on silk textiles, mounted on paper. French 18th century pastoral scenes from paintings by Jean-Antoine Watteau and François Boucher, engraved by Laurent Guyot
Scrapbooks containing images on various themes of art and architecture, chiefly with a European focus, collected by sisters Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor G. Hewitt
CHMRB copy (Album 1, 39088017216771; Album 2, 39088017216813; Album 3, 39088017216854; Album 4, 39088017216896) has either blue or black cloth binders, with triple metal posts or wooden clamps
Scrapbooks containing images on various themes of art and architecture, chiefly with a European focus, collected by sisters Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor G. Hewitt. The scrapbooks generally contain illustrations excised from various magazines and other publications (with the source sometimes unidentified), photographic reproductions, postcards, and engravings. Some unique materials are also included, such as original drawings and blueprints, and samples of color printing and painting on silk textiles.